Sao Cheavy Chuop

Technical Assistance Manager, RISE

Regional Investment Support for Entrepreneurs (RISE)

Cheavy joined Swisscontact in January 2020 as a Senior Project Officer for Cambodia Horticulture Advancing Income and Nutrition (CHAIN) to lead specific activities for building the horticulture market, particularly the Business Accelerator Programme designed to upskills market actors looking to expand their businesses. Currently, she is a Technical Assistance (TA) Facility Manager of Regional Investment Support for Entrepreneurs (RISE) platform. Prior to these roles, Cheavy was an Intervention Manager for one of the biggest Australian Government funded programme (CAVAC), managing a portfolio of interventions with the private sector in the areas of value chain and market systems development, food- and agro-processing, and business development support. 

Cheavy holds a Masters Degree in Economics from Kobe University awarded by the Japanese Government Scholarship, and Bachelor Degrees in TEFL from the Institute of Foreign Languages, and in Accounting from National University of Management in Cambodia.